| ||For an overview of machine gun models in various games, see Machine gun.|
The 50 cal machine gun is a belt-fed automatic heavy weapon chambered for .50 caliber rounds. To be able to use the weapon, the player character must be at least Level 25. Weapons such as these are typically mounted in a fixed position or to a vehicle, those used by residents are modified to be fired by a single person from a standing position.
50 cal machine gun (Lv 25)
50 cal machine gun (Lv 35)
50 cal machine gun (Lv 45)
- The Action Hero - A unique 50 cal machine gun given as a Survival mode reward from April 23-29 and August 27 - September 2, 2019.
- Hemlock Holes - South of the white warehouse, near a downed Vertibird, in the back of a destroyed truck.
- One may also appear in a destroyed truck on the road south-east of Clarksburg.
- Random drop from Scorchbeasts.
- Abandoned bog town - in the back of a truck on the main road in town.
- The raider vendor bots in Pleasant Valley station, Sutton station and Welch station can sell both the weapon and its plans.
- The vendor bot at Watoga Shopping Plaza can sell the plan.
- Random drop from government aid drops.
Outside of its editor ID, the .50 cal machine gun is listed in the game files as "rifleredding."